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The African Vision Research Institute is proud to announce the launch of the African Vision and Eye Health journal formerly The South African Optometrist. The new name of the Journal more accurately reflects the scope and nature of the published research. This is a joint venture of the African Vision Research Institute, the South African Optometric Association and the African Council of Ophthalmology. The African Vision and Eye Health journal publishes original peer-reviewed papers of scientific and clinical research in optometry, ophthalmology, vision science and other related fields.

Managing Editor: Prof. P. Clarke-Farr, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, South Africa.
Chief Editor: Prof. Alan Rubin, University of Johannesburg, South Africa.
Chief Editor: Dr F. Oderinlo, Eye Foundation Hospital, Nigeria.

Support and affiliations: South African Optometric Association (South Africa), African Vision Research Institute (South Africa), African Ophthalmology Council (Nigeria) and Brien Holden Vision Institute (Australia).

Latest articles

Letter to the Editor
Poverty and blindness in Nigeria
Abubakar Tafida, Fatima Kyari, Mohammed Abdull, Faal Hannah, Clare E. Gilbert
Vol 76, No 1 (2017), 1 page
Published: 2017-08-11

Original Research
Near vision correction and quality of life among textile factory workers in Durban
Ving F. Chan, Jyoti Naidoo, Farai S. Chinanayi, Kovin S. Naidoo
Vol 76, No 1 (2017), 6 pages
Published: 2017-06-30

Original Research
Visual status and prevalence of eye disorders among school-age children in southern Nigeria
Bernadine N. Ekpenyong, Kovin Naidoo, Kelechukwu Ahaiwe, Onyeka Ezenwankwo, Onyebuchi Ndukwe, Emmanuel Ogar, Ekanem Ekanem
Vol 76, No 1 (2017), 6 pages
Published: 2017-06-27


ISSN: 2413-3183 (print) | ISSN: 2410-1516 (online)

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